Enable scripting to view the full contents of the page
Skip navigation.
TIGTA Print Friendly

Printed on  

Phone scam alert icon LATEST IRS IMPERSONATION SCAM UPDATE: Do not use iTunes Gift Cards to pay your taxes... learn more.
► If you believe you have been a victim of an IRS Impersonation Scam, contact us.
► View this Public Service Announcement video.
► Downloadable IRS Scam Files: Warning Flyer, 5X8 Poster & 11X17 Poster.
► TIGTA partners with the Department of Justice’s Elder Justice Initiative, view webinar.

Meet the IG

An Inspector General Like No Other [video]

Latest Semiannual Report [PDF]

Latest Management Performance Challenges Facing the IRS [PDF]

Congressional Testimony

FY2017 Audit Reports

FY2017 Inspections & Evaluations Reports

Investigations Highlights

TIGTA Related
Department of Justice
Press Releases

No Fear Act

TIGTA Information Related to the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009


Whistleblower Protection Ombudsman
The Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) was established under the IRS Restructuring and Reform Act of 1998 to provide independent oversight of IRS activities. TIGTA promotes the economy, efficiency, and effectiveness in the administration of the internal revenue laws. It is also committed to the prevention and detection of fraud, waste, and abuse within the IRS and related entities.

Links table header
Latest Audit Reports Recent Investigations
August 17, 2017
Delinquent Federal Contractors Are Not Always Included in the Federal Payment Levy Program [PDF]
»Press Release
August 3, 2017
Affordable Care Act: Implementation of the Notification Requirement for Individual Filers Not Enrolled in Health Insurance [PDF]
»Press Release
July 31, 2017
Case Selection Processes Result in Billions of Dollars in Potential Employer Underreported Tax Not Being Addressed [PDF]
»Press Release
July 27, 2017
The Internal Revenue Service Continues to Rehire Former Employees With Conduct and Performance Issues [PDF]
»Press Release
»More Audit Reports
August 15, 2017
Washington Man Arrested and Charged with Mailing Fake Pipe Bomb to the IRS
August 15, 2017
Florida Man Sentenced for His Role in IRS Impersonation Scam
August 15, 2017
IRS Employee Charged for Making False Statements
August 15, 2017
California Tax Return Preparer Sentenced for Defrauding Clients
August 15, 2017
Russian Man Sentenced in Stolen Identify Refund Fraud Scheme
July 25, 2017
Two Individuals Plead Guilty in Connecticut for Roles in IRS Impersonation Scam
»More Investigation Highlights
Links table footer
Recent publications header graphic
Publication Type   Publication Title
Inspections & Evaluations Reports: August 15, 2017
Physical Security Controls at the *********2********* [PDF]
Congressional Testimony: July 26, 2017
“Review of the President’s Fiscal Year 2018 Funding Request for the Internal Revenue Service” [PDF]
Semiannual Report: June 5, 2017
October 1, 2016 - March 31, 2017 [PDF]
Press Release: April 27, 2017
Eight Individuals Arrested for Fraud in IRS Phone Scams [HTML]
Annual Audit Plans: October 14, 2016
FY2017 Audit Plan [PDF]
Program Plans: October 14, 2016
FY2017 Program Plan [PDF]
Management Performance Challenges Facing the IRS: October 11, 2016
Management and Performance Challenges Facing the Internal Revenue Service for Fiscal Year 2016 [PDF]
Footer graphic
Links table header
For Citizens For Researchers For Tax Preparers
Semiannual Reports
Congressional Testimony
IRS Impersonation Scam Reporting
Report Fraud, Waste, & Abuse
Office Locations
Equal Employment Opportunity
Press Room
Audit Reports
Inspections & Evaluations Reports
Congressional Testimony
Semiannual Reports
FOIA Library
Report Fraud, Waste, & Abuse
Whistleblower Protection
Links table footer
IRS Impersonation Scam Reporting button

Report Fraud, Waste, and Abuse button

Whistleblower Retaliation Reporting button

Contractor Fraud Reporting button

FOIA button

Search Site

Readers and Viewers
PDF | Word | Excel

Links to other sites
Treasury Supports Veterans logo

Last Updated: June 05, 2017
IRS Treasury eGov USAGov: U.S. Government Web Portal Regulations